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Hong Kong Mile Ideal for Gordon Lord Byron

Hong Kong Mile Ideal for Gordon Lord Byron

Gordon Lord Byron has posted several typically impressive results through his 2015 racing campaign so far, and trainer Tom Hogan has revealed the seven-year-old is on track for another tilt at the Group 1 Hong Kong Mile (1600m) at Sha Tin in December. Securing an impressive career total of twelve wins and a further twenty…

Gordon Lord Byron in Great Shape Ahead of 2014 Hong Kong Sprint

Gordon Lord Byron in Great Shape Ahead of 2014 Hong Kong Sprint

Six-year-old Gordon Lord Byron is set to make his fourth start in the Hong Kong International meeting on December 14 as the globetrotter prepares for the Group 1 Hong Kong Sprint (1200m). The gelding ran in both the 2012 and 2013 edition of the Group 1 Hong Kong Mile (1600m), finishing just outside the placings…

TJ Smith Stakes 2014 Odds – Buffering Battles for Top Spot

TJ Smith Stakes 2014 Odds – Buffering Battles for Top Spot

Rob Heathcote’s Queensland warhorse Buffering is looking to bounce back from a disappointing first-up loss at Randwick and challenge the favourite Lankan Rupee in Saturday’s 2014 TJ Smith Stakes. The duo currently occupy the top two lines of betting for this year’s $2.5 million Group 1 Darley TJ Smith Stakes (1200m), Mick Price’s flying four-year-old…

Lankan Rupee Leads 2014 TJ Smith Stakes Field & Barriers

Lankan Rupee Leads 2014 TJ Smith Stakes Field & Barriers

Mick Price’s flying Victorian Lankan Rupee will look to bring their undefeated autumn form to Sydney on Saturday when they jump favourite in the TJ Smith Stakes 2014 field at Royal Randwick. This year’s $2.5 million Group 1 Darley TJ Smith Stakes (1200m), running as Race 7 at 3:50pm (AEST) on Doncaster Mile Day, has…

Gordon Lord Byron Confirmed for 2014 T.J Smith

Gordon Lord Byron Confirmed for 2014 T.J Smith

Leading jockey Craig Williams has been confirmed to retain the ride on classy Irish raider Gordon Lord Byron on day 1 of the inaugural The Championships at Royal Randwick this weekend, and is confident trainer Tom Hogan has made the right decision to enter the talented six-year-old in the Group 1 T.J. Smith Stakes (1200m)…

Gordon Lord Byron Wins 2014 George Ryder Stakes

Gordon Lord Byron Wins 2014 George Ryder Stakes

Talented Irish runner Gordon Lord Byron has produced an incredible final straight sprint to claim the Group 1 George Ryder Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens this weekend, having jumped at long odds of $21. Jumping only fairly, Gordon Lord Byron settled off the pace of early leaders El Roca, Eurozone and Ninth Legion, taking up…

Gordon Lord Byron Pleases in Maiden Australian Hit-Out

Gordon Lord Byron Pleases in Maiden Australian Hit-Out

Leading Jockey Craig Williams is excited by the prospect of partnering classy Irish import Gordon Lord Byron in the Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on April 12th after completing an easy piece of work with the six-year-old for the first time at Werribee this morning. While barely breaking a sweat with the…

2012 Hong Kong Mile – Final Field, Barriers & Betting

2012 Hong Kong Mile – Final Field, Barriers & Betting

A total 12 horses have been confirmed for the Group 1 Hong Kong Mile, which will run at Sha Tin Racecourse this Sunday December 9, 2012. Favourite to take out the 1,600 metre race is currently Glorious Days, who is paying odds of $4.20 at . Glorious Days has won six of his 10 race…